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Dec 1, 2013 11:00pm PST
have access to the care he and she needs. >>> we want to show you live pictures of san francisco city hall it is lit up in commemoration of world aids day. you can see it all lit up in red. many landmarks are bathed in red. they include niagra falls, and the sidney opera house. >>> we are tracking the conditions for those heading home as the thanksgiving holiday weekend comes to a close. >>> holiday shopping version two hadn't zero. how -- version 2.0. how new >>> happening now, people are heading home as the thanksgiving weekend travel rush wind down. we want to take you now and give you a live look at interstate 80 in berkeley where there are a lot of people on the roads at this late hour: but as you can see here on these pictures traffic seems to be moving just fine. more than 5 million californians were expected to travel this thanksgiving most by car. but for those who took to the air, their returns are looking pretty good. >> we checked at the airport and it's looking pretty good. >> reporter: carusels worked as passengers grabbed their badded and headed home. the bagley family
KICU
Dec 4, 2013 4:00am PST
shakeup in the city-- detroit gets the green light to proceed with an epic bankruptcy. in today's cover story.... the forgotten disaster. why people in the phillipines struggle to get aid to come their way. plus....how to spot hidden fees in your bank account... and.... malls of america are back in style. first business starts now! you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning!it's wednesday, december 4th.i'm angela miles.in today's first look: stocks lose altitude. the dow is back below 16,000, the nasdaq is nearing 4,000 and the s&p has dropped past 1,800.stocks slipped tuesday as traders took money off the table to pocket profits.gold gained a couple dollars and oil shot up $3. opec members meet in vienna today for their last session of the year.the big deal there is how members will handle civil issues in lybia, iraq and iran. ex-tyco ceo dennis kozlowski will be set free prison january 17th after spending 8 years behind bars for corporate fraud. and, some abercrombie and fitch shareholders are making a pitch for the re
KICU
Dec 2, 2013 11:00pm PST
what we want, and telling the city what we want. >> reporter: that's what this vigil was all about. telling the city to spend the millions to redo the street. >> i feel so bad, but i wish you luck in the future, and we are standing by you. >> reporter: elijah's family was visiting the neighborhood when he was killed. they live in salinas. that's where his funeral will be held tomorrow. reporting live in san jose, debra villalon, ktvu, channel 2 news. >> more details now. san jose police tell us, 24 pedestrians have been killed this year on streets in san jose. that compares to just 12 pedestrian fatalities in all of last year. the number of pedestrian deaths this year, also makes up nearly 2/3 of the total number of 39 traffic fatalities in san jose. >>> we have new information tonight on the man who was hit and killed this morning on el camino royale in san mateo. officials say he was killed around 6:15 this morning on el camino royale. the two drivers involved in the accident are cooperating with authorities. police are investigating whether van dike had come from a nearby homele
KICU
Dec 7, 2013 11:30pm PST
in new york city and a decommissioned naval destroyner boston. in new york, bryan llenas, fox news. >>> in alameda the u.s. coast guard honored pearl harbor survivors including this man, refired nave petty officer, who was serving aboard the u.s.s. utah. even after orders to abandon ship vaessen staid at his post and kept lighting burning as long as possible the he is holding a flashlight and wrench and says these two items along with knowledge of ship are what saved his life. >>> authorities this southern california are concerned about a public memorial for actor paul walker after the posh he porsche crashed. the sheriff's office says the event is not sanctioned by the county and there are worries that the crowds will get too big and traffic will clog streets. >> a couple who never knew paul walker now wants the world to know about his generous spirit. kyle and kristen upham say in 2004 that are were shopping for an engagement ring. walker happened to be in the store at the same time. actor apparently overheard kyle talking about leaving for iraq soon and he couldn't afford the r
KICU
Dec 3, 2013 7:00pm PST
. >>> as electronic cigarettes become more popular, city leaders say it's hard to regulate them. >> video of a shocking fund that was never expected. >> and a bit of relief on four fluffy legs. what airport are now doing. coming up. ♪ ♪ looks like you started to make something. ♪ oh, a green! ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] cheerios. with flavors your heart will love. . >>> a big surprise for people in a home. a dump truck crashed into the garage. it also knocked down a power pole. the driver says he lost control. no one was injured. neighbors say that trucks go into a nearby quarry often speed on the road. >>> president obama said today that the health care website is working well for the vast majority of users. if new problems come up, his administration will fix them, he says. >> remember that not only has the law helpeded millions of people but that there's millions more that stand to be helped. we have to make sure they know that. >> reporter: this was the first in a series of aexperiences. president obama plans to focus on the positive aspects of the law. >>> a major expans on th
KICU
Dec 4, 2013 11:00pm PST
. coming up, we'll talk more about this freeze warning. the coldest cities tomorrow, and as this system moves out, a wet system moves in, and there's a chance for snow on bay area peaks. >>> now to ktvu's ken wayne. he's been outside tonight. talking to folks who are out there trying to stay warm. >> reporter: we're all trying to stay warm out here, frank. we pulled up here a couple of hours ago. the sign said 33 degrees. bill just mentioned 27, but it just dropped within the last few seconds to 26 degrees here in downtown walnut creek. before the night's over, it's going to be a lot colder. winter and ice skating go together. but it doesn't usually feel like it there should be real ice on the ground in walnut creek. >> i can't believe this is tonight, of all nights. it was really nice until just last night. >> reporter: a private party from a jewish synagog took to the ice. many of the participants, russian immigrants who know something about harsh cold winters. this guy has some advice for californians. >> you guys should man up. it's is not even freezing yet. >> quit complaining? >>
KICU
Dec 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
. >>> declaring war on snuggling. why city leaders say it's a new magnet for crime. >>> a strong statement against ukrainian protesters in their ongoing demonstration. >>> and a man walks up to find that he is all alone and trapped in a dark airplane. what the airline is saying about what went wrong. >>> government protesters in ukraine cheered as they toppled a statute of vladimir ledin. the government today announced an investigation of opposition leaders for an alleged attempt to seize power. and warn demonstrators they could face charges. >>> here in america, locals spoke out about their support of the ukrainian protesters. one woman told ktvu she's especially concerned about the government's crack down on protesters in kia. >>> rowdy protesters that lit bomb fires could be in big trouble. thousands of people were celebrating michigan's upset against ohio state shortly after midnight. they took whatever they could find into the huge bomb fires and some everyone flipped cars. police say several arrests were made and are vowing to place charges. but they haven't disclosed details on the arrests
KICU
Dec 3, 2013 11:00pm PST
of holiday. >>> tonight the city of richmond is considering expanding its cigarette ban to include electronic cigarettes. some say they're a safer alternative but derek valcourt tells us, it's becoming a habit. >> reporter: some say this makes it safer. >> nicotine however it's delivered is a very dangerous drug and we need to step up to the plate. >> we're trying very hard to being a healthy city. part of being a healthy city is sending the message that it's not okay. >> reporter: the cdc says last year nearly 2 million middle and high school students nationwide had tried e cigarettes. double the number in 2011. e-cigarettes contain in this -- contain nicotine which is no difference. >> the basic idea is regardless of how you get the nicotine drug, that there should be restrictions on. >> reporter: advocates say e- cigarettes are a safer alternative because it gives you the nicotine without burning tobacco. the fda has yet to determine how much nicotine or other potential harmful chemicals are being inhaled and whether e- cigarettes are okay. >> i would not be surprised to find out of gettin
KICU
Dec 2, 2013 7:00pm PST
of san jose. it took off from baker city, oregon. it was headed for montana. the idaho national guard has sent out two helicopters but had to stop due to heavy snow. >>> contra costa county is tackling bullying. >> reporter: the transgender teen is here at the meeting. we spoke to the teen moments ago. >> be strong and have a thick skin. if people say a lot of hurtful things, you should build that thick skin but at the same time don't build it up where you get hurt. >> they are talking about bullying and sexual harassment. the meeting began moments ago. >> reporter: most kids look forward to time on the playground. >> bullying is always a playground. >> reporter: it doesn't stop at elementary school. this is video between three girl and a transgender student. this is why there is a special board meeting tonight. >> we don't want our heads in the sand. >> reporter: the board needs to lead by example. they are talking about the gang rape of a girl at home coming, a felony crime that cost young men their freedom, a girl her innocense and the district. >> we want this to be an open conversati
KICU
Dec 6, 2013 11:00pm PST
to fix oakland's public safety radio system could cost the city tens of millions of dollars. a city commission recommends oakland replace all 2,700 police radios as soon as possible. and that could cost between 15 and $20 million. oakland officials have been working for months to repair the system. many describe as unreliable. a malfunction even happened during president obama's visit to oakland last year. >>> the latest numbers released today show the job situation in this country is showing signs of steady improvement. november's unemployment rate dropped to 7% from 7.3%. that is its lowest level in five years. and the labor department reported employers added 207,000 workers last month. hiring was across a broad sector as well. that jobs report triggered an increase after days of decline. the nasdaq added 29. >>> gunned down and killed in front of his front door. the trouble police believe this man interrupted right before he was shot. >> we told you about a system bringing rain and snow. find out how long a subaru... ...are the hands that do good things for the whole community:
KICU
Dec 5, 2013 4:00am PST
in 100 cities today in a one day strike. mcdonald's, kfc, pizza hut and taco bell are among the targets. many the employees earn the miniumum wage of $7.25 per hour.that translates into $15,000 per year for full time workers.protesters are demaind $15 dollars per hour-equating to around $30,000. restaurant owners however says they can't raise pay due to weakness in the economy. chuck coppola - picks up the story with more on wage equality.. fast-food workers and others who want their minimum wage jobs to pay more are planning a nationwide strike today. it coincides with our cover story's look at the push to help more americans find jobs that pay enough to support a family. the year-long push for higher wages is gaining support---from san francisco which raised its minimum to 10-55 an hour. to the d.c. council, which is about to send an 11-50 minimum wage bill to washington d.c.'s mayor. wednesday, president obama called income inequality "the defining challenge of our time." "we've got to move beyond the false notion that this is an issue exclusively of minority concern. and we have
KICU
Dec 6, 2013 4:00am PST
wage paychecks protested in cities coast-to-coast. our cover story looks their demands and what industry sources predict where this is all headed. a coalition of fast-food workers and labor organizers led marches in new york, l-a and cities in-between to raise the federal minimum wage far above the current level--7.25 an hour. in chicago, it was the "fight for 15." jessica davis, a single mother of two, makes $8.88 an hour. "there's a bill in congress that would raise it to $10.10. would that do it? no, 15 is what we need to survive." protestors, backed by the service employees international union for the past year, have targeted large corporations, though one of them, mcdonalds says 80% of its fast-food restaurants are franchised. "mcdonald's made $5 billion last year, they have the money. (but most of those aren't corporate run, they're franchised) we're saying the corporation is responsible." "we can't survive on $8.25." the national council of restaurants called the protests, "choreographed street theater directed by big labor." but it is not dismissed by others. "this is th
KICU
Dec 2, 2013 4:00am PST
sales. and building permits are up in boston, new york city, san francisco, austin, houston, oklahoma city and san jose.jed kolko of trulia says this is one lagging area of the recovery that is finally starting to pick up the pace. " construction is still running at about 40% below normal levels. so this boost in new building permits is good news for one area of the housing recovery that's taken longer to recover." on the flip side, permits are down in atlanta, phoenix, las vegas, sacramento, chicago and detroit. and pending home sales are down for the fifth straight month. its deja vu all over again in a corner of the subprime lending market...though this time its small businesses accessing the risky lending pool. called leveraged loans, they allow business with small revenues to borrow big.according to the new york times, lending levels in this subprime segment have surpassed levels seen prior to the 2008 financial crisis. sad to say the u.s. is not the home to the most talented workers in the world ..according to one study. the study by a european business school ranks switzerlan
KICU
Dec 9, 2013 4:00am PST
regulations so far have failed to address the too big too fail problem. the city of l-a is suing wells fargo and citibank for losses during the housing crash. the lawsuit blames the banks for discriminatory mortgage lending that led to foreclosures in minority communities.it says banks should reimburse affected cities for lost tax revenue. both banks say the lawsuit is baseless, and that each applicant was treated with the same objective criteria. 20 states are saying no to expanding medicaid under the affordable care act... and a new report shows-- it could costs those states billions. among them, texas which stands to lose nearly $10 billion dollars. according nbc some of the red states are taking a pass out of a desire for less government intervention. under the expansion, the government kick's in 100% of additional costs for medicaid the first 3 years. the aim is making certain low income american's have sufficient health coverage. mcdonald's posted advice on its employee resource website, that could be considered in "bad taste. the helpful hints included: for employees wondering ho
KICU
Dec 4, 2013 7:00pm PST
achieved. highs tomorrow, upper 40s, but most temperatures tomorrow, cities, 49, 48 degrees. for a daytime hi, clouds are clear and that's what lets things get really cool. it's tlieven in santa rosa, and fairfield, 31. -- 31 in santa rosa and fairfield is 31. they're below freezing right now. you bet you're going to have no trouble into the teens. napa 21, you'll find teens east and north of there. if we go towards forestville, cold night. 28 degrees for an overnight low. a there warning in effect for the bay area tonight for the entire bay area, excluding san francisco. the computer model sets us up cool. tomorrow afternoon, it's still clear. coming around over my shoulder. by friday morning, it starts to tee up here up the north coast. and by friday morning we might see some sprinkles shows up. where all that cold air in place, snow on bay area peaks it could certainly be a possibility. watch friday afternoon. we could see scattered showers around the bay area, cold showers on friday, with snow on bay area peaks you're going to a foot of snow and see snow levels in the west area here in
KICU
Dec 5, 2013 7:00pm PST
rolled out in new york city today featuring a new tapered exterior design and a brushed aluminum interior and three engines to choose from, v 6, v 8 and a four cylinder model. the price has not been announced. thank you for making ktvu your choice for news. i'm gasia mikaelian gm. a man attacked on a bay area bus. the assault was all over a game and the stitches to prove it. tmz is up next on tv 36. ♪ i love it! ♪ thank you grandma for the dolls. ♪ ♪ i love it! ♪ i'm ninja kicking through the halls. ♪ ♪ i love it! ♪ mom's posting pictures on your wall. ♪ ♪ that's my kind of holiday. ♪ looks like you started to make something. ♪ oh, a green! ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] cheerios. with flavors your heart will love. ♪ i picked it out in a snap ♪ what made it genius ♪ was my camouflage wrap ♪ that's my kind of holiday >> today on "tmz" -- >> good news for some of us here. wendy's has a new burger. and it got somebody arrested. >> woman in georgia bit into her cheeseburger and there was a joint on top of the pickle. stuffed right in it. >> did she order it? >> i
KICU
Dec 5, 2013 11:00pm PST
pleaded guilty to misdemeanor child molestation back in august. the city worker said their names were included in a confidential police memo about the case and leaked to a newspaper. the workers were cleared of any charges. >>> it was an emotional evening in san francisco as people gathered to remember a young man who was gunned down over the weekend. a candlelight vigil was held to remember 22-year-old uwaka. he was killed on sunday in the city's bay view district. invest investigators claimed it happened when he met someone who said he was interested in buying a game console. >>> some san francisco parents are questioning the procedures of a high school after a loaded shotgun was found on campus this week. and while there's relief no one was hurt, ktvu's david stevenson reports parents are upset and disappointed over how the incident was handled. >> reporter: parents and students at san francisco's phillip and serlan academic high school learned of a incident that took place two days ago. >> by the time i found out it was this morning. >> two days later i get an e- mail and i'm driv
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